Waste seperation
CategoryTotal of
individuals
(15+)
Which components of your domestic waste do you dispose of separately?
Waste paperGlassMetal-packingPlastic (PET)
bottle
Organic wasteProblematic
materials
YesNoYesNoYesNoYesNoYesNoYesNo
in per cent
Total7 089 64899.10.996.83.289.110.992.87.283.716.395.44.6
Gender
Male3 439 14099.01.096.43.688.411.692.47.683.616.495.44.6
Female3 650 50899.10.997.12.989.710.393.26.883.816.295.44.6
Age groups
0 to 20 years488 93999.01.093.66.485.015.086.313.787.712.390.99.1
20 to 30 years1 071 87898.71.394.06.082.517.586.113.979.320.793.26.8
30 to 40 years1 107 38098.51.595.54.587.112.992.17.977.522.594.55.5
40 to 50 years1 392 05399.30.797.72.389.810.293.76.382.917.195.94.1
50 to 60 years1 130 56099.30.798.41.693.26.896.73.387.212.897.82.2
60 to 70 years884 42399.50.598.02.092.27.895.54.588.211.897.12.9
70 years and older1 014 41699.30.798.51.591.88.296.04.086.513.596.13.9
Employment status
Employed4 200 21699.20.896.93.188.411.692.87.283.116.995.84.2
Not employed2 889 43298.81.296.63.490.19.992.87.284.615.494.95.1
School education
Compulsory schooling1 332 91398.21.895.94.188.611.492.67.485.814.293.16.9
Apprentice training2 526 64899.10.997.52.592.08.095.05.088.012.096.13.9
Intermediate technical and vocational schooling1 053 06899.20.895.14.991.38.793.76.387.612.495.34.7
Academic secondary school559 44999.80.297.82.283.416.686.813.271.228.895.74.3
Higher technical and vocational college
(incl. post-secondary course)
688 05199.40.696.83.283.716.391.18.978.121.995.74.3
Post-secondary college, University course172 265100.00.098.51.592.67.495.54.585.314.798.81.2
University, Fachhochschule757 25499.60.497.03.085.214.815.29.974.325.796.23.8
Municipality type
Municipality up to 20.000 inhabitants4 415 33699.20.898.71.396.13.997.42.695.54.598.02.0
Municipality over 20.000 inhabitants (without Vienna)1 221 75899.50.598.61.487.812.296.33.787.013.095.94.1
Vienna1 452 55498.51.589.510.568.931.176.123.945.055.087.112.9
Eurostat-rate of urbanisation
High population density2 666 12898.81.293.46.677.522.585.114.963.936.191.48.6
Middle population density1 733 73199.30.798.41.693.86.296.53.594.95.197.22.8
Low population density2 689 78899.20.899.10.997.52.598.11.996.13.998.21.8
Länder
Burgenland245 31999.70.399.01.096.13.998.51.594.45.698.81.2
Lower Austria1 359 98798.71.398.11.994.25.895.54.595.14.997.62.4
Vienna1 452 55498.51.589.510.568.931.176.123.945.055.087.112.9
Carinthia475 90899.10.996.83.290.49.695.05.088.411.696.83.2
Styria1 033 98899.60.499.40.697.32.798.61.495.44.696.63.4
Upper Austria1 177 39099.01.098.81.294.55.597.32.792.47.697.52.5
Salzburg443 92099.80.299.01.081.418.697.03.091.48.697.03.0
Tyrol594 971100.00.099.50.598.51.598.51.594.85.298.91.1
Vorarlberg305 61099.01.098.71.398.61.498.41.695.54.598.21.8